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Ukraine Falters in Drive to Curb Unrest in East

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 21:09
Ukraine’s failure to enforce its own ultimatums and its appeal to the United Nations to send peacekeepers laid bare a grim reality for the shaky government in Kiev.

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Bullets, Blood and Then Cry of ‘Heil Hitler’

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 21:02
Until Sunday’s shootings, Frazier Glenn Miller was vocal about his views that Jews should be killed, but had not acted on them.

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With Ukraine Tensions Mounting, U.S. Weighs New Sanctions Against Russia

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 21:02
After a weekend of meetings, the White House was working on a list of new targets who would be barred from traveling to the U.S. or whose assets there would be frozen, officials said.
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Specialists Join Call for Veto of Drug Bill

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 20:58
Health authorities said any risks of narcotics to newborns have been exaggerated, and if withdrawal symptoms do occur, they can be treated without any long-term effects.
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Bits Blog: With Purchase of Drone Maker, Google Sees a Fleet of Satellites

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 20:55
Following in Facebook’s footsteps, Google said Monday that it had purchased Titan Aerospace, the maker of high-altitude drone satellites, which will be used to take photos of the earth and to connect people to the Internet.

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2 Executives Leave G.M. After Wide-Ranging Recall

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 20:47
The departures are the first major executive changes under Mary T. Barra, who took over as chief executive in January.
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U.S. Halts Effort to Collect Old Social Security Debts

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 20:38
In targeting debts that were decades old in some cases, the Treasury had been intercepting the tax refunds of the recipients’ children.
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Utah Garage Cleaning Turns Up Boxes of Suffocated Infants

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 20:34
Shock waves are sent through a small city by the discovery of seven dead children whose mother, the police said, admitted to killing six of them.
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Nigeria Blast Kills Dozens as Militants Hit Capital

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 20:17
A bombing that killed at least 71 people in the capital may indicate that the extremist group Boko Haram is stepping up efforts to destabilize state institutions.

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São Paulo Journal: Immigrants Stir New Life Into São Paulo’s Gritty Old Center

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 20:05
Entrepreneurs from Africa, Asia and Spanish-speaking Latin America are starting up businesses alongside the squalor and social ills of a downtrodden district.
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China’s Actions in Hunt for Jet Are Seen as Hurting as Much as Helping

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 19:57
China’s discounted claim of detecting underwater signals has annoyed the other countries involved in the search for the Malaysia Airlines jet, as well as delayed the search itself, officials and analysts said.

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Pulitzer Prizes Awarded for Coverage of N.S.A. Secrets and Boston Bombing

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 19:39
The Washington Post and The Guardian U.S. won the Pulitzer Prize for public service for coverage of Edward J. Snowden’s leaked documents. The Boston Globe won the breaking news prize.

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New York City F.C. to Play at Yankee Stadium for Three Years

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 19:23
The Major League Soccer team, jointly owned by the Yankees and Manchester City and set to start play in 2015, must find a site for a permanent home and construct it.
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Michael Phelps Plans Return to Competitive Swimming

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 18:21
A 22-time Olympic medalist, Phelps is scheduled to take part this month in the Arena Grand Prix in Mesa, Ariz.

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Cookbooks: Flavors of the South From One of Its Own

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 16:33
“Down South,” by Donald Link, has recipes from the Texas Hill Country to the Mississippi Delta.
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In Many Cities, Rent Is Rising Out of Reach of Middle Class

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 14:45
More households are being priced out of more areas: An analysis found 90 cities where the median rent is more than 30 percent of the median gross income.
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The Appraisal: Next Residents of a Luxury Building: Police Horses

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 14:30
This summer, a dozen horses and 20 officers from the New York Police Department will move to a new stable at Mercedes House apartments on Manhattan’s Far West Side.

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Paying Farmers to Welcome Birds

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 14:12
Conservationists and bird watchers are tracking migratory shorebirds and restoring habitat by paying rice farms in the birds’ path to keep their fields flooded with irrigation water.

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Pistorius, Amid Persistent Cross-Examination, Testifies About Details of Shooting

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 13:51
The track star Oscar Pistorius’s displays of distress at his murder trial drew an accusation from the prosecutor on Monday: “You are not using your emotional state as an escape are you?”

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DealBook: Citigroup Quarterly Profit Rises 4%, Despite Regulatory Woes

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 13:13
Citigroup said Monday that its adjusted first-quarter profit rose about 4 percent, to $4.1 billion, beating analyst estimates.

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